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Registered Dental Assistant--Spirit Lake

Spirit Lake Dental
3301 Hwy 71
Spirit Lake IA 51301

Job Description:
The practice of Spirit Lake Dental in Spirit Lake, IA seeks an experienced, energetic Registered Dental Assistant for our growing practice!

This Spirit Lake Dental practice is a patient-centric dental practice focused on improving the dental health of our patients. Our Dental Assistants are responsible for assisting the dentist and hygienists with procedures such as placing fillings, adjusting dentures, taking impressions, as well as general dentistry assisting. Our Dental Assistants are an integral part of our patient-care team and overall customer experience.

Duties of the position include:
-Assist the dentist in all dental procedures
-Prepare patients for treatment
-Hand instruments and materials to dentists and keep patients' mouths dry and clear by using suction or other devices
-Prepare tray setups for dental procedures and maintain adequate supply levels in each operatory, replenishing as needed
-Prepare materials for making impressions and restorations
-Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment
-Obtain dental history and/or records from patient and ensure that the health history is updated for all returning patients
-Instruct patients on postoperative and general oral health care
-Record patient charting and all doctor notes as directed by the doctor

-Registered Dental Assistant License in the state of Iowa
-CPR certification
-X-ray certification
Required Skills:
Our ideal candidate is reliable, highly skilled, and customer-service orientated. They have 2+ years' experience in a dental assisting role with demonstrated growth in their education/job responsibilities.
Hours: 32+ Hours
Shifts: Days, Flexible
Benefits: Medical,Holidays,Pension/401k
Additional Information:
Full time employees of Spirit Lake Dental are eligible to participate in benefits including medical, dental, vision, ancillary benefits, generous time off plans and a matched 401(k) plan.

Spirit Lake Dental is a proud affiliate of AppleWhite Dental Partners, a CORDENTAL Group Management company.

Please apply at or send resumes to

Sarah Peterson

11/07/19 through 12/09/19

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